Introducing the McCourt School: By now you have heard the exciting news about our transformation into the McCourt School of Public Policy. Learn more about the future of the McCourt School of Public Policy here.
LEAD Conference: In September, we hosted our second annual LEAD (Leadership, Evidence, Analysis and Debate) Conference. The conference, "Achieving Shared Growth for the U.S. in a Global Economy," was highlighted by a keynote presentation from Princeton economist Alan Blinder.
This fall, we proudly released the latest issue of Policy Perspectives, our annual policy and alumni magazine. Didn't get your copy? Read it here and sign up here to receive it in 2014.
Annual Networking Night: In October, the Alumni Board and MSPP hosted the 7th Annual Alumni-Student Networking Night at Old North. We had more than 130 participants, including more than 50 alums!
Sign Up for Hoya Gateway: In October, the Alumni Board and Georgetown University launched a new initiative, inviting MSPP alumni and students to participate in one-on-one career conversations via Hoya Gateway. Get more information or sign up here to share your industry expertise with current students! The online platform will enable students with similar interests to connect with you for an informational interview, mock interview, or resume review. Hoya Gateway has launched in DC, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, meaning that many of you living outside the Beltway can still participate.
New Executive Education: The McCourt School has launched a new Executive Education program offering customized training. Courses cover material over a few hours, days, or weeks in a wide variety of topics, including leadership and management, public policy writing, international and domestic public policy issue areas, and others. Contact Erika Falk, Executive Director of Executive Education, to learn more.